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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 158–180.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Spectacle of Intimacy: A Public Life for the Victorian Family . Princeton: Princeton UP, 2000 . Chattman , Lauren . “Diagnosing the Domestic Woman in The Woman in White and Dora.” Eroticism and Containment: Notes from the Flood Plain . Ed. Carol Siegel and Ann Kibbey. New York: New York UP...
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Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 5. Susan Meiselas, Monimbo Woman Carrying Her Dead Husband Home to Be Buried in Their Backyard, 1979. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos Figure 5. Susan Meiselas, Monimbo Woman Carrying Her Dead Husband Home to Be Buried in Their Backyard, 1979. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos More
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 5a. Woman's pockets. England, 1753. Wool, cotton, silk, linen, 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (34.93 × 20.96 cm.). Museum no. M.67.8.90a–b (Mrs. Alice F. Schott Bequest). Los Angeles County Museum of Art < www.lacma.org > Figure 5a. Woman's pockets. England, 1753. Wool, cotton, silk, linen, 13 More
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 5b. Detail of woman's pockets. Photograph by the author Figure 5b. Detail of woman's pockets. Photograph by the author More
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 May 2011
... legal authority within a domestic framework. However, Oliphant's ambivalence regarding both the sensation novel and the writing woman impels her to create a “sanitized” sensational plot capable of accommodating her sense of propriety as well as her understanding of women's legal and social limitations...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 275–295.
Published: 01 August 2013
... achieve in their writing. On the other hand, the novel consistently subordinates African culture to the psychological drama of Henderson's (and perhaps “America's”) midlife crisis. I turn to a reading of Bessie Head's 1965 story “The Woman from America,” in which the friendship between Head's Botswanan...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 65–71.
Published: 01 May 2010
... virtuality that is increasingly steeped in the visual: Manuel Puig's El beso de la mujer araña ( The Kiss of the Spider Woman ) (1976), Alberto Fuguet's Las películas de mi vida ( The Movies of My Life ) (2003), and Rita Indiana Hernández's La estrategia de Chochueca ( The Strategy of Chochueca ) (1999...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 140–143.
Published: 01 May 2013
... two men who are engaged in the exchange and a female position, which is also doubled” (3). This doubled position consists of the poor woman, who comes to represent the virtuous choice and the distribution of wealth through exogamy, and the rich woman, whose vulgar- ity and “engrossment” (a term...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., 1995 . 259 –95. McNay , Lois . Foucault and Feminism: Power, Gender and the Self . Cambridge: Polity P, 1992 . Plato. The Dialogues of Plato . Trans. B. Jowett 3rd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1892 . Vol. 1 . Schoeman , Karel . Olive Schreiner: A Woman in South Africa, 1855...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1999
... labora- tory in which the costs and gains of that greater freedom can be hypothetically tested. She notes that there are four players in the rape scenario: the colonialist man and the na- tive woman, and the white woman and the black man. While this genre begins with the fa- miliar Orientalist...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 5–27.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the most virtuous of individuals. The changes in the depiction of the rich woman as we move from Pride and Prejudice to Mnnsfield Park to Emma show Austen wrestling with the ambivalences we find in Smith's writings: the sense that in a commercial culture the desire for wealth will be both...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 79–109.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Psychoanalytic Perspectives . Ed. Robert A. Glick and Donald I. Meyers Hillsdale, NJ: The Analytic P, 1988 . 117 –38. Cronwright-Schreiner , Samuel . The Life of Olive Schreiner . London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1924 . Cunningham , Gail . The New Woman and the Victorian Novel . New York...
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Novel (1 November 2007) 40 (3): 325–328.
Published: 01 November 2007
... but also by the racist culture in which she lives. Blue eyes become the object a for Pecola, as the New Look in fashion becomes the object a for the impoverished working class mother in Carolyn Kay Steedman's Landscape for a Good Woman. As the mother continually longs for the New Look which...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 441–451.
Published: 01 November 2017
... March Issue” of the New Yorker magazine (January 27, 2017): Abigail Gray Swartz's “The March,” which presents Rosie the Riveter as a black woman wearing a pink pussy hat. Feminist theory renders gender or sexual difference interesting in the same, initially unformed or formally mixed and so...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 178–183.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Crossings: Domestic Fiction and the Reform of Colonial Sinvery (Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2006), pp. 240, cloth, $39.95. Carolyn Vellenga Berman's comparative study of the Creole woman in late eighteenth- century and nineteenth-century domestic fiction makes an important contribution to trans...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 November 2010
... collection of essays. The essay that Berlant prepared for that volume, “The Female Woman: Fanny Fern and the Forms of Sentiment,” contains the earliest formulations of the female complaint as voiced by the extraordinary newspaper columnist and novelist Fanny Fern. Looking back over twenty years from...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 November 2017
... universities, most of which had never before had a black woman on the faculty. Jones, for example, who had earned a Doctor of Arts degree in creative writing from Brown University before her twenty-sixth birthday, began teaching at the University of Michigan in 1975, the same year her first novel, Corregidora...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity, and Class.” Charlotte Perkins Gilman: Optimist Reformer . Ed. Jill Rudd and Val Gough. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 1999 . 16 –44. Gilbert , Sandra , and Susan Gubar. “Infection in the Sentence: The Woman Writer and the Anxiety of Authorship.” The Madwoman in the Attic...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 157–160.
Published: 01 May 2009
... that a marriage of minds, understood as bonds of mutual sympathy between husband and wife, provided every safeguard a woman needed to mitigate her absence of rights under the law of coverture, the legal absorption of her person into that of her husband. The proper power of wives, it was claimed...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 497–503.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Dialogues (Ragionamenti) of 1534, a midwife-procuress describes to a wet nurse an illicit encounter she has arranged between a woman and a man. But in an act of dialogic imagination, the midwife turns a heterosexual tale into homoerotic narration by telling another woman what the sight of a third...